772641 redbrownwater 010810
3.8 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Review from gary galloway

This is outstanding work, that superbly combines element of the African, African-American and Shakespearean theatre arts traditions. The language and staging are raw, but if the patron is familiar with the African American culture, then the...continued

reviewed Feb 21 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Victor R.

In my view, the play is pathetic. Although a lot is happening: a death, birth, break-ups etc, there is no dramatic development what so ever. The "fresh" device of characters pronouncing aloud their stage remarks wears off almost immediately and...continued

reviewed Feb 20 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Cassandra

The acting was fine. The material was gritty, raw, obscene, x-rated. It is the kind of material many white people enjoy who want to see black people suffering and disrespecting themselves. It ends up a travesty as well as a tragedy. (Like Sugar...continued

reviewed Feb 20 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Jill M.

Everyone in my group of four agreed that this play was a mess. The first act was adequate, but elements were introduced in the second act that went absolutely nowhere. This play aspired to be a serious work of art but ended up as a showcase for...continued

reviewed Feb 28 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from twistyhair

I found the play interesting and thought-provoking. It is not for anybody who is sensitive about language or sexual expressions. This is not quite experimental theater, but it falls outside the standard story-telling format and instead presents...continued

reviewed Feb 21 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from me

Great, enthralling performance!

reviewed Feb 27 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Rakhi

A well acted and creatively directed/produced play.

reviewed Feb 27 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary Rogers

This was a very powerful play, made even more so by the superb acting. My one complain, which had nothing to do with the performance, was the time the play started. Eight o'clock is too late, I would have much prefered a 7:00 or 7:30 curtain time.

reviewed Feb 25 2010 report as inappropriate